Darla Cuadra, Director

Dr. Cuadra comes to NDNU with a successful track record in campus operations, student services, and admissions, having previously served as vice president for student services at Patten University, and most recently as campus director for Columbia College of Missouri in Alameda, California. She earned a PhD in leadership for higher education at Capella University.
Email: dcuadra@ndnu.edu

Cerena Sweetland-Gil

Cerena Sweetland-Gil, Enrollment Manager

Cerena Sweetland-Gil has worked in higher education for 18 years. She carried out grant administration and policy research at the Stanford Graduate School of Education. Ms. Sweetland-Gil then took on administrative and logistical support for the corporate training division at UC Santa Cruz Extension. She also served as director of graduate school operations at the University of the Pacific. She has a BA from the University of San Francisco in economics and political science, a master’s in international policies studies from the Monterey Institute of International Studies, and is currently working on a doctorate in educational administration and leadership at the University of the Pacific. Email: csweetlandgil@ndnu.edu